Outpatient Physical Therapist
Company: Encompass Health
Posted on: March 18, 2019
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of New EnglandEncompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of New Englandin Woburn, MA is a 100 bed acute physical rehabilitation hospital north of Boston, MA with on-site outpatient service. Part of the Encompass Health family, we are poised for exciting growth and we look forward to providing high levels of care for our patients.
Our Woburn, MA Outpatient Program provides the following PT services: Orthopedic and Sport Injuries Neuro Rehab Vestibular Balance & Gait Concussion Amputee Spinal Cord Injuries Bioness -LE FES Bike Parkinsons- Lee Silverman-BIG Our outpatient OT and SLP services provide extensive additional services such as:Neuro Rehab, Cognitive Retraining, Driver Evaluation, Bioness UE, UE Robotics:In Motion, Myomo, Aphasia, Cognitive Retraining, Voice Therapy, Dysarthria, Fluency Disorders (stuttering), Swallowing/DysphagiaCome see how we are changing peoples lives- everyday. Maybe you can too!The Outpatient Physical Therapist is part of a full team of rehabilitation specialists including Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Nursing and Medical staff providing therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines. In addition, the position: Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, caregivers, and departmental and interdepartmental relationships. Requires competency in physical therapy evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment. Requires task delegation and supervision of physical therapist assistants and technicians. Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.Our Outpatient therapists provide follow-up services for our discharged inpatients as well as numerous direct referrals from community resource, providing both orthopedic and neurologic conditions. BenefitsTo attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more.Keywords: Physical Therapist, PT, outpatientrehab, orthopedics, outpatient, work hardening, outpatient neuro, rehab hospital, 01801Job Code: 100011 License or Certification:- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.Education, Training and Experience:- Successful completion of a degree from an accredited therapy program or one that is determined to be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by an appropriate certifying agency preferred.Physical Requirements:- Good visual acuity and ability to communicate- Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.
Address: 2 Rehabilitation Way, Woburn 01801
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1910065
Keywords: Encompass Health, Boston , Outpatient Physical Therapist, Healthcare , Boston, Massachusetts
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